Farrier at Soham, Cambridgeshire

Farrier at Soham, Cambridgeshire
Photograph taken May 1948 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: AA98/10862

Traditional skills and crafts are learned by starting young and through generations of experience. Here a young and attentive trainee is shown the finer points of shoeing a horse.

Location

Cambridgeshire Soham

Period

1940s (1946 - 1949)

Tags

traditional rural craft people men child boy horse 1940s (1946 - 1949)